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Water Code - WAT

DIVISION 11. IRRIGATION DISTRICTS [20500 - 29978]

  ( Division 11 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

PART 5. POWERS AND PURPOSES [22075 - 22982]

  ( Part 5 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

CHAPTER 3. Property [22425 - 22561]

  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

ARTICLE 2. Eminent Domain [22456 - 22458]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

22456.
  

The district may exercise the right of eminent domain to take any property necessary to carry out its purposes.

(Amended by Stats. 1975, Ch. 582.)

22457.
  

If the owner of any land, easement, or franchise to be crossed by works of a district can not agree with the district as to payment, location of the crossing, or any other matters in connection therewith, they shall be determined as in a proceeding in eminent domain.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372.)

22458.
  

If a right to flood or otherwise interfere with any road, railroad, canal, or other property is acquired by eminent domain, the judgment may, if the court finds that the public convenience requires it, direct the district to relocate the road, railroad, canal, or other property in accordance with plans prescribed by the court.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372.)

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